The magic of sugarcane

The magic of sugarcane

What Are the Benefits of Sugarcane Juice During Pregnancy? Let’s look at 10 benefits of sugarcane juice for pregnant women: Rich in proteins:Sugarcane is rich in proteins and this is something which is vital for the baby and mom to be during this period Relief for constipation:Constipation is one of the...

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9 Summer Date Ideas To Make Your Romance Sizzle All Season Long

9 Summer Date Ideas To Make Your Romance Sizzle All Season Long

Whether you’re single or in a relationship, summer is one of the best seasons to have a whirlwind romance. It doesn’t matter if you’re going on your first date or your fiftieth, the warm weather means there will be a ton of new seasonal activities to try with your special someone. While...

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Disappearing Natural World – Creatures we fear our grandchildren wouldn’t see

Disappearing Natural World – Creatures we fear our grandchildren wouldn’t see

The creatures and places we feared our grandchildren wouldn’t see have vanished: it’s happened faster than even pessimists predicted. It felt as disorienting as forgetting my pin number. I stared at the caterpillar, unable to attach a name to it. I don’t think my mental powers are fading: I still...

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The coldest place on Earth is -98ºC

The coldest place on Earth is -98ºC

A new study published in the journal Geophysical Research Letters shows that the analysis of satellite data shows that the valleys in the Antarctic ice sheets can reach close to -100 ºC . This is significantly lower than the record of  – 93 degrees Celsius observed in the same area. The scientists reached this new data after...

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The key to being a good friend

The key to being a good friend

What is the most important factor in being a good friend ? According to new research conducted by a team of scientists at Yale University in New Haven (USA) simply listening to someone speak, without even looking at him, could increase our “emphatic precision”.  The experts started from the hypothesis that communication using only our...

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Majority of the Americans are strong on their notion; Social media platforms censor political viewpoints: PEW Research Center

Majority of the Americans are strong on their notion; Social media platforms censor political viewpoints: PEW Research Center

NEW YORK: Almost 7 out of 10 Americans think social media platforms purposely censor political viewpoints, the Pew Research Center found in a study released on Thursday. The study comes amid an ongoing debate over the power of digital technology companies and the way they do business. Social media companies...

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Pakistani priest appointed as cardinal in Vatican

Pakistani priest appointed as cardinal in Vatican

VATICAN CITY: Pakistani Archbishop Joseph Coutts from Karachi on Thursday was appointed as a cardinal by Pope Francis. Coutts is one of the 14 cardinals appointed by the head of the Vatican from a diverse selection of countries including Iraq, Madagascar and Japan. Among other commendable initiatives, he also promotes dialogue between Christians...

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All the stories from Sanjay Dutt’s struggle in jail, he survived on insects during his confinement period

All the stories from Sanjay Dutt’s struggle in jail, he survived on insects during his confinement period

The jovial Bollywood actor Sanjay Dutt’s struggle in jail can make you jaw-dropped. In a shocking statement, he has revealed that he had to survive on ants and other insects in jail, but he also said that his prison days broke his ego and made him a better person. According...

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Pakistan outplays Argentina and faces Belgium today in Hockey Champion Trophy

Pakistan outplays Argentina and faces Belgium today in Hockey Champion Trophy

NETHERLANDS: Pakistan face off against Belgium in Hockey Champions Trophy 2018 today, after securing their first win of the tournament over Argentina a day ago. Pakistan outclassed second-ranked Argentina by 4-1 on Thursday, bouncing back after consecutive defeats against India, Australia and Netherlands. Six teams are taking part in this...

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The 5 “deadly sins” that are committed in the business world

The 5 “deadly sins” that are committed in the business world

Carillion sank under the weight of a crushing debt of almost US $ 2 billion. In spite of having rows of executives and advisors with millionaire salaries, the big companies can make decisions that, in the best of cases, are disconcerting and, at worst, suicidal. How is it that such...

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4 tips to increase your emotional intelligence

4 tips to increase your emotional intelligence

Emotional intelligence is essential for personal and professional success Emotional intelligence is the ability to identify and manage your own emotions and the emotions of others. But what if you have not had luck and you have not been born having this ability? Here we explain how to develop it. Why is...

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SBP reserves skimmed by nearly $602m

SBP reserves skimmed by nearly $602m

KARACHI: Foreign exchange reserves held by the State Bank of SBP (SBP) fell by over $600 million during the week ending on June 22, said SBP on Thursday. The steep fall brought down the central bank’s reserves to $9.663 billion which is even lower than the amount needed for two...

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EU leaders reach agreement on migration

EU leaders reach agreement on migration

After an exhausting session, the EU member countries finally agreed that the construction of new reception centers is voluntary.      After more than 12 hours of work, the leaders of the European Union gathered in Brussels reached, early this Friday (29.06.2018) an agreement on the issue of immigration, confirmed by...

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Indian rupee drooped to an all-time low against the US dollar as currency is exposed to escalating pressures due to increased oil prices

Indian rupee drooped to an all-time low against the US dollar as currency is exposed to escalating pressures due to increased oil prices

MUMBAI: On Thursday, the Indian rupee drooped to an all-time low against the US dollar as currency comes under escalating pressure from rising oil prices. The Indian rupee, Asia’s worst performing currency according to Bloomberg News, fell to 69.10 against the greenback in early trade before recovering slightly to 68.93...

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USA: attack against newspaper was motivated by “revenge”

USA: attack against newspaper was motivated by “revenge”

The Police gave details of the armed attack against the Capital Gazette, which left five dead and two injured in Maryland.      In a press conference held on Thursday (28.06.2018), Lieutenant Ryan Frashure, spokesperson for Anne Arundel County Police, explained that the attack on the Capital Gazette newspaper, the head newspaper of...

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ECP to announce final list of election candidates later today, reluctant candidates instructed to withdraw nomination papers before today’s deadline

ECP to announce final list of election candidates later today, reluctant candidates instructed to withdraw nomination papers before today’s deadline

Candidates reluctant to contest the General Election 2018 have until today evening to withdraw their nomination papers. After election tribunals wrapped up verdicts on appeals against objections to the decisions of returning officers on June 27, the revised list of candidates was issued on June 28. The electoral body will...

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Iran summons Pakistani Ambassador Asif Ali Durrani over terror attack

Iran summons Pakistani Ambassador Asif Ali Durrani over terror attack

TEHRAN: Iran summoned Pakistani Ambassador Asif Ali Khan Durrani on Thursday and conveyed its protest against the terrorist attack on the country’s border guards, the Islamic Republic News Agency (IRNA) reported. Armed bandits killed three Iranian Basij volunteer forces and wounded eight others in Mirjaveh — the main road-crossing point between...

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Motorcycle struck hard, 1 dead, 2 injured, rickshaw driver absconded

Motorcycle struck hard, 1 dead, 2 injured, rickshaw driver absconded

KARACHI: Thursday night, a woman died while two people were injured during a traffic accident in Karachi’s Nazimabad No. 2 area, media sources reported, citing security and rescue authorities. The crash occurred when a semi-trailer truck swayed in an attempt to avoid colliding with a rickshaw that was apparently driving on the wrong way...

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Karachiites disappointed as there are little-to-moderate chances of drizzle today, awaiting first rainfall of the season while interior Sindh is at risk

Karachiites disappointed as there are little-to-moderate chances of drizzle today, awaiting first rainfall of the season while interior Sindh is at risk

KARACHI: Weather in the metropolis is set to remain pleasant on Friday as clouds envelope the sky and citizens await the first drop of monsoon rain, media sources reported, citing the country’s forecasting authority. The first rainfall of the season however, is expected today, after the escaping clouds disappointed Karachiites...

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Intermittent rain in Lahore turns weather in a pleasant one after prolonged heat spells

Intermittent rain in Lahore turns weather in a pleasant one after prolonged heat spells

LAHORE: The ‘City of Gardens’ and its neighboring areas continued to experience intermittent rain at night, which transformed the weather into a pleasant one after nearly a months-long spell of heat, media sources reported. Intermittent rainfall persisted in Lahore, with the Pakistan Meteorological Department forecasting light drizzle to gentle rainfall in...

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Man arrested for sexually assaulting 6-year-old step-daughter, Lahore

Man arrested for sexually assaulting 6-year-old step-daughter, Lahore

LAHORE: On Thursday night, authorities arrested a man from Lahore’s Badami Bagh area for allegedly assaulting his 6-year-old minor stepdaughter, media sources reported, citing police and rescue services. According to police, the alleged rapist — identified as Sabir — sexually abused his 6-year-old stepdaughter, who was left physically and mentally...

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